GLASGOW: Juan Martin del Potro delivered a huge blow to Britain's hopes of retaining the Davis Cup when he beat Andy Murray 6-4 5-7 6-7(5) 6-3 6-4 in a five-hour thriller as Argentina grabbed a 2-0 lead in their world group semi-final on…
RIO DE JANEIRO: Britain beat defending champions the Netherlands on Friday to take home their first Olympic gold medal in women's hockey, winning 2-0 in a tense shootout following a hardfought 3-3 draw.
RIO DE JANEIRO: Defeats in sports dominated by China at previous Olympics have left the country in an unfamiliar third place on the medals table, with some predicting that Rio 2016 could witness the lowest haul in two decades.
U.S. President Barack Obama appealed directly to British voters on Friday to remain in the European Union, saying membership had magnified Britain's place in the world and made the bloc stronger and more outward looking.
KARACHI: The British High Commissioner Designate to Pakistan Thomas Drew was particularly mesmerized by Karachi, according to a series of tweets by him.
LONDON: British Prime Minister David Cameron on Friday set June 23 as the date for a historic referendum on Britain's EU membership, a day after securing a summit deal for European Union reforms in Brussels.
LONDON: Prince George will start attending nursery in Britain from early next year, royal officials announced Friday.